Past events

November 2004

  1. Ireland adopts the OSH-MS Guidelines

    30 November 2004

September 2004

  1. 42nd annual meeting of CIS centres

    17 - 18 September 2004

  2. World Day Against Child Labour 2004: Behind closed doors: child domestic labour

    12 September 2004

    Too many children who are in domestic labour are victims of exploitation. As they clean, cook, care for their employer’s children, do heavy housework, they are deprived of rights due to them as children in international law — the right to play; visits with their family and friends; decent accommodation; and protection from sexual harassment or physical and mental abus

  3. The African Union extra-ordinary summit on employment and poverty alleviation

    3 - 9 September 2004

    African Heads of State and Government are stating that the route out of poverty is a decent job.

April 2004

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    28 April 2004

    The World Day for Safety and Health at Work is intended to focus international attention on the magnitude of the problem and how promoting and creating a safety and health culture can help to reduce the number of work-related deaths each year. Because decent work is safe work.

March 2004

  1. International Women's Day 2004

    8 March 2004

    Every year, the ILO celebrates International Women's Day to emphasize its commitment to gender equality and equal recognition. On the schedule this year are a three-day film festival and a panel discussion on women in the judiciary.

December 2003

  1. Tenth African Regional Meeting

    2 - 5 December 2003

    This meeting brings together governments, employers and workers of Africa to discuss ILO's planning activities as well as Decent Work strategies for Africa's development.

November 2003

  1. 17th International Conference of Labour Statisticians

    24 November - 3 December 2003

    The Conference adopted three resolutions concerning: household income and expenditure statistics, consumer price indices, and further work on the International Standard Classification of Occupations.

September 2003

  1. ILO and Asbestos

    3 September 2003

    Asbestos Conference Dresden, 3 September 2003

August 2003

  1. Switzerland vs. France Red Card Campaign at Geneva Stadium

    20 August 2003

    A new edition of Red Card Campaign against child labour will be launched on the occasion of the Football match Switzerland vs France at the Geneva Stadium on 20 August 03, with the support of the Swiss Football Association and the French Federation of football.